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We just can’t seem to keep it to ourselves. With an emerging arts and entertainment scene, business district revitalization, industrial development on our riverfront property and appealing proximity to downtown Pittsburgh, McKees Rocks is bursting with energy.
As strategic projects and initiatives transform our neighborhood, we celebrate a better tomorrow for McKees Rocks & Stowe Township (Sto-Rox). We’re a community that’s been rejuvenated and we can’t wait to share this next chapter of our history with you.

Come see for yourself what all the hype is about here in “The Rocks”

‘The Role of Women in Transforming Communities’ Focus on: Adrienne Roberts

Ms. Adrienne Roberts ‘The Role of Women in Transforming Communities’ Focus on: Adrienne Roberts By Sonja Reis McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania – During a recent NeighborWorks Training Institute program, I participated in a class entitled “The Role of Women in Transforming Communities.” […]

See our list of 13 unsung sheroes who have been named ‘Rocks Sheroes 2024 – Community Builders’

– Women’s History Month – Building community one step at a time By Sonja Reis In honor of Women’s History Month, I’m calling attention to a baker’s dozen of Sto-Rox area sheroes with the inaugural “Rocks Sheroes Community Builders Award.” […]

Project Update: Saving Historic 602 Chartiers Ave. in McKees Rocks

PROJECT UPDATE – We’ve been fielding questions about the MRCDC’s ongoing stabilization work to save the former Bank of McKees Rocks building at 602 Chartiers Ave. and wanted to provide a public update. Many of you have noted that a […]

Talks continue following missed CHOICE application deadline

MRCDC Ambassadors Nora Peacock, Diane Creese, Bobbi Adamchik and Community Engagement Manager Albert Edmunds during the August 2023 Hays Manor Community Day. (Photo by Ishara Henry) CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS While the Feb. 13 deadline for applying for a federal Choice Neighborhoods […]


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